29 June 2005
Joan Miró (1893-1983)
Femme et Volcan (Dupin 28)
etching with handcolouring in green, blue and brown crayon, 1938, on vellum, signed with red watercolour, numbered 2/4, from the edition of four handcoloured impressions on vellum (there was also a regular edition of thirty uncoloured on Arches), the full sheet, the vellum slightly shrunken, pinholes along the edges of the sheet, the colours faded, especially the brown, the upper left corner slightly discoloured and disturbed, the edges slightly soiled, a tiny hole near the left edge of the sheet, framed
P. 219 x 165 mm, S. 395 x 275 mm.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium.
As an iconic 1972 model is offered online, we explain why this pioneering steel sports watch is so prized by collectors
Socialite and reality TV star Mark-Francis Vandelli brings his unique sense of theatre to The Collector auctions